26 May 2018 – 15:38
Some outlets removing the goods imported from blockading countries. Photos credit: Twitter/Marsalqatar
Ministry of Economy and Commerce has asked shops and commercial complexes operating in the country to remove all goods imported from blockading countries (Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Bahrain, and Egypt) from the shelves with immediate effect.
The inspectors of the Consumer Protection Department at the Ministry will visit shops and commercial complexes across the country to ensure the said goods were removed.
The instruction was made in a circular dated May 26, 2018, from Assistant Undersecretary for the Consumer Protection Affairs at the Ministry of Economy and Commerce, Sheikh Jassim bin Jabor Al Thani to all shops and commercial complexes.
Ministry of Economy and Commerce circular: